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by Lisa
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Image Editing Software
Topic: Photo Affinity
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Re: Photo Affinity

I went for it too. At the moment I am assuming it's the same as Photoshop and then Googling when it isn't but I haven't done anything complicated as yet.
by Lisa
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Next Year's Programme
Replies: 11
Views: 326

Re: Next Year's Programme

Thanks for all your ideas everyone.
Ideas for photoshoots:
Lavenham
Another Victorian graveyard
Wild ponies at Wicken Fen Nature Reserve
Malden/Heybridge for barges
Pin Mill
Early morning autumn (misty) Flatford

Speakers Justin Minns, Ruth Grindrod (both landscape photographers)
by Lisa
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Re: Retrospective images for December's meeting

Now received Joe's. It's not too late if anyone else would like to upload some images - Bruce??
by Lisa
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Re: Retrospective images for December's meeting

Just letting the following members know that I have received their retrospective images:
Colin, Trevor, Jim, Ian and Phil.
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Next Year's Programme
Replies: 11
Views: 326

Next Year's Programme

Could all members have a think about what they would like to see on next year's programme and post some ideas here. We welcome suggestions for: Monthly themes Photoshoots Practical sessions Technical sessions Guest speaker For new members, this is where we ask for recommendations for speakers and id...
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Retrospective images for December's meeting

As per the last couple of years, we propose to show members' retrospective images in a slideshow during December's meeting. Therefore, I would be most grateful if you could upload to dropbox your retrospective images taken in the past year i.e. images that have been shown at a meeting, taken specifi...
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Image Editing Software
Topic: Photo Affinity
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Photo Affinity

Further to our discussion at Wednesday's meeting on Photo Affinity, they have a Black Friday deal of £33.99 for the desktop version. https://affinity.serif.com/en-gb/photo/
by Lisa
Tue Oct 30, 2018 9:11 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Justin Minns local landscape photographer
Replies: 0
Views: 269

Justin Minns local landscape photographer

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/flatfo ... eanderings
Justin Minns has an exhibition at the Boathouse Gallery in Flatford from Saturday 3rd November.
by Lisa
Tue Oct 30, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Diptych/Triptych images for November's meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 279

Diptych/Triptych images for November's meeting

Please find the link to the triptych templates and guide that you may find useful for next month's theme.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/835er9ysnxg2 ... 8HNha?dl=0
by Lisa
Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Educational
Topic: Peter Milsom talk at CPS
Replies: 0
Views: 389

Peter Milsom talk at CPS

Please find details of a talk given by former athlete Peter Milsom at the Colchester Photographic Society on 30th November.
Col-Photo-Soc-2018-Peter-Milsom.jpg
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by Lisa
Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: October meeting inf
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: October meeting inf

Yes, I can bring my guitar
by Lisa
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: August practical session.
Replies: 10
Views: 607

Re: August practical session.

Thanks Trevor - that will test us! While Trevor is setting up for the water droplets practical, I will demonstrate layers in Photoshop. Those of you at last month's meeting will know I had problems with my old laptop so I have bought a connection so my new laptop will connect to the projector. Howev...
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Slice Group Display
Replies: 25
Views: 2449

Re: Slice Group Display

Hi Phil,
I've just come back from my hols so couldn't meet your deadline but will have something for you later today when I look at my macro images for tonight's meeting.
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: July Meeting
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: July Meeting

Hi Michele,
Very sorry to hear such sad news. Thoughts are with you.
Hope to see you as soon as your ready to join us.
Best wishes.
Joe
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: July Meeting
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: July Meeting

Hi Do we need cameras on Wednesday? Hilary Hi Hilary, no you don't need to bring your camera tonight. You need to reply through the forum for your message to get posted :). If you reply directly to the email, it doesn't go anywhere. Hi Michele, So sorry to hear about your Mum. I will put some links...
by Lisa
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Slice Watch
Replies: 30
Views: 2739

Re: Slice Watch

Well done Joe!

I will try and pop in soon and see the latest display and Michele's new flower images.

Phil - mine are very out of date now. Do you want me to replace them or do you have someone that would like to exhibit in my place?
by Lisa
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: London Markets August/September
Replies: 4
Views: 369

Re: London Markets August/September

Hi Karen,
In the past, with trips to London, one or two of us have driven and parked at Newbury Park and then taken the underground into central London. If there is likely to be engineering works at the weekend, it might be easier to do that again.
Lisa
by Lisa
Sun Jul 01, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: London Markets August/September
Replies: 4
Views: 369

Re: London Markets August/September

I don't mind when and am interested in the Camden and the flower markets.
by Lisa
Wed May 23, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Cambridge Botanical Gardens
Replies: 15
Views: 1122

Re: Cambridge Botanical Gardens

Does any body have any objections if I invite Rob Price (former member) ? No idea if he can come but know he likes to go on photoshoots.
by Lisa
Tue May 22, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Slice Watch
Replies: 30
Views: 2739

Re: Slice Watch

As I am one of the original exhibitors and am due to refresh my display, I am happy to relinquish my spot to a new member that would like to exhibit.
by Lisa
Tue May 22, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Cambridge Botanical Gardens
Replies: 15
Views: 1122

Re: Cambridge Botanical Gardens

I am definitely coming! It opens at 10:00am so I hope to get there about then.
Lisa
by Lisa
Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: 2018/19 Programme now on website
Replies: 0
Views: 485

2018/19 Programme now on website

I've updated the programme page on the website http://colchestercreativeshots.net/programme.html for the current year.
Lisa
by Lisa
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Website/Technical/Forum Issues
Topic: Latest Version of Message Board
Replies: 0
Views: 662

Latest Version of Message Board

Ok folks, I have updated the message board to the latest version and believe it is fine to use except for one bug which means you can only add one attachment per post (this will be fixed in next version). Unfortunately the two add-ons that the board used - the Gallery and the Email Notifications do ...
by Lisa
Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Website/Technical/Forum Issues
Topic: Testing New Email Notifications
Replies: 5
Views: 589

Re: Testing New Email Notifications

Thanks Trevor,
I'm trialling a plug in using Mailchimp which displays the actual posting. I have added your email to the testing email list so you should receive this posting in an email as well.
by Lisa
Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Website/Technical/Forum Issues
Topic: Testing New Email Notifications
Replies: 5
Views: 589

Re: Testing New Email Notifications

It Works!